Two American journalists face trial in North Korea

April 24th, 2009 - 9:16 am ICT by IANS  

Pyongyang, April 24 (Xinhua) North Korea is to begin trial of two American journalists arrested last month from its border with China, the official news agency KCNA reported Friday.
The news agency said investigation into the crimes of the two woman journalists has been completed and North Korea has decided to put them on trial.

But the report didn’t say what the two Americans were charged with.

The two journalists were arrested March 17 as they were “illegally intruding into North Korean territory by crossing the border with China”.

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